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Queen Victoria Exhibit Bibliography: Works About Queen Victoria (Selective List, with Some About Prince Albert)

This is a bibliography of works by and about Queen Victoria to accompany an exhibit/display in Main Library on her as a writer and artist.

Works About Queen Victoria (Selective List with Some About Prince Albert)

Albert, Prince Consort.  Letters of the Prince Consort, 1831-1861.  Selected and edited by Dr. Kurt Jagow and translated by E. T. S. Dugdale. NY, E. P. Dutton & Co., 1938.  Remote Storage B DA 559 .A1 A52

Ames, Winslow.  Prince Albert and Victorian Taste.  London, Chapman and Hall, 1967.  Main DA 559 .A1 A8

Arengo-Jones, Peter.  Queen Victoria in Switzerland.  London, Robert Hale, 1995.  Main DA 552 .A7 1995

Argyll, John Douglas Sutherland Campbell.  V.R.I., Her Life and Empire.  [London] Harmsworth Bros., Ltd., [1901].  By the Marquis of Lorne, one of her sons in law.  Main oversize DA 559 .A67

Arnold, Frieda.  My Mistress the Queen, the Letters of Frieda Arnold, Dresser to Queen Victoria, 1854-59.  Edited by Benita Stoney and Heinrich C. Weltzien.  London, Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1994.  Main DA 553 .A766 A3 1994

Bayley, Stephen.  Albert Memorial, the Monument in its Social and Architectural Context. London, Scholar Press, c1981.   Main DA 689 .A64 B3

Bennett, Daphne.  King without a Crown, Albert, Prince Consort of England, 1819-1861.  Philadelphia,  Lippincott, 1977.  Main DA 559 .A1 B38 c. 2

Bolitho, Hector.  Victoria the Widow and Her Son.  New York, D. Appleton-Century, 1934. Main DA 554 .B6

Charlot, Monica.  Victoria, the Young Queen.  Cambridge, Mass., B. Blackwell, 1991. Main DA 555 .C48 1991

Clark, Ronald W.  Balmoral Queen Victoria’s Highland Home.  London, Thames and Hudson, 1981.  Main DA 877 .B3 C55

Darling Loosy, Letters to Princess Louise, 1856-1939.  Edited by Elizabeth Longford.  London, Weidenfeld and Nicolson, c1991.  Main DA 559 .L6 D37 1991

Dennison, Matthew.  Last Princess, the Devoted Life of Queen Victoria’s Youngest Daughter.  NY, St. Martin’s, c2007.  Main DA 559 .B4 D46 2008

Duff, David.  Victoria Travels, Journeys of Queen Victoria between 1830 and 1900, with Extracts from her Journal.  London, Muller, 1970. Remote Storage B DA 555 .D8

Grey, Charles.  Early Years of the Prince Consort.  London, Kimber, [1967].  Remote Storage B DA 559 .B1 G8 1967

Guedalla, Philip.   Queen and Mr. Gladstone.  NY, Kraus Reprint Co., 1969.  Main DA 552 .Q4 1969

Hardy, Alan.  Queen Victoria was Amused.  NY, Taplinger, 1977.  Main DA 555 .H37 1977

Hibbert, Christopher.  Queen Victoria, a Personal History.  NY, Basic Books, c2000.  Main DA 554 .H52 2000

Hobhouse, Hermione.  Prince Albert, His Life and Work.  London, Hamish Hamilton, 1983. Main DA 559 .A1 H7 1983

Hudson, Katherine.  Royal Conflict, Sir John Conroy and the Young Victoria.  London, Hodder and Stoughton, 1994.  Main DA 565 .C75 H8 1994

Lee, Sidney.  Queen Victoria, a Biography.  London, Smith, Elder and Co., 1902.  Main Main DA 554 .L48

Longford, Elizabeth.  Victoria R.I.  London, Weidenfeld and Nicolson, [1964].  Main DA 554 .L6

Mallet, Marie.  Life with Queen Victoria, Marie Mallet’s Letters from Court, 1887-1901.  Edited by Victor Mallet.  London, John Murray, 1968.  Main DA 559.5 .M34

Marriott, J.A.R.  Queen Victoria and Her Ministers.  London, J. Murray, 1933.  Remote Storage B DA 562 .M26

Martin, Theodore.  Life of the Prince Consort.  London, Smith, Elder, 1877-1880. 5 vols.  Biography authorized by Queen Victoria soon after the Prince’s death.  Main DA 559 .A1 M3 1877 v. 1-5

Millar, Delia.  Queen Victoria’s Life in the Scottish Highlands, Depicted by Her Watercolour Artists.  London, Philip Wilson, Pub. Ltd., c1985.  Main DA 555 .M55 1985

Mullen, Richard and Munson, James.  Victoria, Portrait of a Queen.  London, BBC Books, 1987.  Main DA 554 .M84 1987

Munich, Adrienne.  Queen Victoria’s Secrets.  NY, Columbia UP, c1996.  Main DA 554 .M86 1996

Plowden, Alison.  Young Victoria.  London, Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1981.  Main DA 554 .P56

Ponsonby, Arthur. Henry Ponsonby, Queen Victoria's Private Secretary, His Life from His Letters.  London, Macmillan, [c1942].  Remote Storage B DA 565 .P83 P6

Private Life of the Queen, by a Member of the Royal Household.  NY, D. Appleton and Co., 1901.  Originally published 1897.  Not authorized to be published by the Royal family, who tried to suppress it, so that it would not be bought, read, collected.   Main DA 553 .P97

Reid, Michaela.  Ask Sir James.  London, Hodder and Stoughton, 1987.  Main R 489 .R3 R4 1987

Rhodes James, Robert. Albert, Prince Consort, a Biography.  London, Hamish Hamilton, 1983.Main DA 559 .A1 J36 1984

Ridley, Jane.  Victoria, Queen, Matriarch, Empress.  [London], Allen Lane, 2015.  Main DA 554 .R535 2015

Rowell, George. Queen Victoria Goes to the Theatre.  London, P. Elek, 1978.  Main DA 554 .R68

St. Aubyn, Giles.  Queen Victoria, a Portrait.  S.l., Sinclair Stevenson, c1991. Main DA 554 .S35 1991

Sarah, Duchess of York.  Travels with Queen Victoria.  With Benita Stoney.  London, Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1993.  Main DA 555 .Y6 1993

Sarah, Duchess of York.  Victoria and Albert, a Family Life at Osborne House.  With Benita Stoney.  NY, Prentice Hall, c1991.  Main DA 554 .Y67 1991

Saunders, Edith.  Distant Summer.  London, Sampson, Low, Marston and Co., 1947. On her visit to France in 1855.  Main DA 554 .S3 1947

Scheele, Godfrey and Margaret.  Prince Consort, Man of Many Facets, the World and the Age of Prince Albert.  London, Oresko Books, c1977.  Remote Storage B DA 559 .A1 S33 1977

Smith, Nicola and Darby, Elisabeth.  Cult of the Prince Consort.  New Haven, Yale UP, [1983]. Main DA 559 .A1 S6 1983

Staniland, Kay.  In Royal Fashion, the Clothes of Princess Charlotte and Queen Victoria, 1796-1901.  London, Museum of London, 1997.  Fine Arts GT 737 f.S73 1977

Strachey, Lytton.  Queen Victoria.  NY, Harcourt, Brace, and World, c1921.  Main DA 554 .S7

Vallone, Lynn.  Becoming Victoria.  New Haven, Yale UP, c2001. Main DA 554 .V34 2001

Ward, Yvonne M.  Censoring Queen Victoria, How Two Gentlemen Edited a Queen and Created an Icon.  London, Oneworld, 2014.  A marvelous book that was a motivation for this exhibit.  Main DA 552 .W37 2014

Warner, Marina.  Queen Victoria’s Sketchbook.  London, Macmillan, c1979.  Fine Arts NC  242 .V52 W37 1979b

Williams, Kate.  Becoming Queen Victoria, the Tragic Death of Princess Charlotte and the Unexpected Rise of Britain's Greatest Monarch.  NY, Ballantine, c2008.  Main DA 555 .W55 2010

Wilson, A.N. Victoria, a Life.  London, Atlantic Books, c2014.  Main DA 554 .W45 2014

Woodham-Smith, Cecil.  Queen Victoria, Her Life and Times.  Volume 1, 1819-1861.  London, Hamish Hamilton, 1972. (We also have a 1974 ed.)  Main DA 554 .W82 v. 1


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